Feb. 13 Mechel bought back 4254240 bounds out of the BO-04th issue released in the volume of 5bn rub., the company informed.
The issue includes 5mln bonds of 1ths rub. par and 3-year maturity which were placed in Feb. 2012 at 10.25% ann. in the 1st coupon rate. The issue is arranged by VTB Capital, Otkrytie, Troika Dialog, Uglemetbank.
Mechel (TIN 7703370008) is one of the leading Russian companies. It involves 4 sectors: mining, metallurgic, ferroalloys and energetic. It includes producers of the coal, ore concentrate, nickel, steel, rolled products, heat and electric energy. Its products are sold on the Russian and foreign markets.
The 9-month 2013 net losses (RAS) gained 10.038bn rub. vs. 22.723bn rub. in profit prior year period; revenues dropped 7.88 fold to 3.182bn rub.
from 25.085mln rub.; profit from sales - 10.5 fold to 2.32bn rub. from 24.37bn rub.; pretax losses coming to 10.201mln rub. vs. 22.047mln rub. in profit prior year.
The 9-month 2013 net losses (US GAAP) increased 4.09 fold to $2.247bn from $550mln prior year; revenues declined 21.76% to $7.588bn from $9.239bn; operating losses gained $393mln vs. $258mln in profit; corrected EBITDA dropped 2.21 fold to $608mln from $1.346bn; EBITDA margin coming to 9.09% from 16.38%